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    December 6, 2013
    4:00 - 6:01am PST  

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our top story on this friday december 6th. freezing temperatures continue to hit the bay area. we are tracking the cold weather all morning. we have erica year bringing the numbers down. what are we looking at for the next day and a half. a possible this snow is it. >>erica: that's right james the possibility of another cold front to push through and some light snow on top of mount hamilton is definitely a possibility. as for right now temperatures already and the low 20s. 27 degrees and the way of right now and these aren't even your morning lows. temperatures will continue to drop over the next couple of hours. take a look.
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livermore freezing we are waking up to clear skies and that's really allowing for these temperatures to drop. there's really no surprise that the freeze warning has been extended until 9:00 later on this morning. and pretty much everyone affected. in fact a winter wind advisories has been tacked on. so keep that in mind. showers will arrive later on today in the north bay industrial along the peninsula but this cold front, the system we are tracking is a fast mover. it looks like the heaviest rain will fall overnight. as for afternoon highs, upper '40's the low 50s. another chilly day ahead with oakland-53, 51 degrees in fairfield grid downtown san francisco with a high of 52 degrees. we have very frigid conditions in the forecast with temperatures yet again and the low 20s if not the teens as we wrap up the weekend.
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i'll have the full details on what to expect with the 7 day around the bay forecast coming up at 415. back to james. >>james:starting things off here in the weather center this morning. and many of you have been sending us your cold weather pictures. -a little boy looking shocked at how low the temperatures is. -dog dressed in jacket to stay warm. -an outdoor thermometer showing low temperature. -baby in bear hat all bundled up. -little girl with ear muffs dressed in winter gear for school. -car temperature gag showing 27 degrees. -farm frosted over.
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-cute kids all bundled up. we want to see what it looks like in your community. send us your photos to breaking news at kron four -dot-com. and keep it tuned here to kron four for all the latest on the freezing temperatures. we will be providing updates on our website, as well as facebook and twitter. another way to get the latest information is with our mobile apps. download the mobile app today.
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an amber alert issued in washington state has now extended to california. police are looking for a 19-year-old man suspected of kidnapping a 14-year-old girl. kron 4's philippe djegal has more on where police believe the two are headed. the washington state police say it's possible that flores for solace could be taking romero to mexico. this is a fog of the vehicle police say he may be driving. an early 2000 reported grain escaped with temporary washington registration for the california highway patrol describes our romero as hispanics than a 5 ft. 3 with brown hair and brown eyes. last seen wearing a
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white tank top and dark pants carrying a backpack and pink purse. the lycee rose almost is a hispanic 59 lanes 200 lbs.. the chp says the severity of the situation is extreme and the abduction is potentially life-threatening. if you see romero or fluoresce rows of us call the police immediately. philippe djegal, kron4 nos. the president of san jose state university has announced that a former judge will conduct an independent review of alleged harassment of an african -american student. those claims of harassment sparked an outrage on campus and throughout the bay area last month. university president mohammad qayoumi named retired judge ladoris h. cor-dell to lead a task force.
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it will determine what existing rules were broken and recommend changes for ensuring future student safety. the task force was appointed amid allegations that four white freshmen subjected their black roommate to racial slurs, other torments and even injuries. there are new details about the human ashes found on a roadside in san francisco. the ashes of dorothy cosmos.who died more than two years ago.were found wednesday. the box of ashes was on the highway 101 freeway entrance at south van ness avenue. cosmos' family says it's possible the ashes fell out of a truck during a recent move. a relative of dorothy reacts to the news. she loved the ocean. dorothy cosmos was a san
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francisco native and died at age 94. she owned and operated the snack bar of ferry boat trips to and from san francisco in the 19-70s. dorothy's ashes have been given back to family members and now they are working on a final and proper goodbye. a new development in the crash that killed actor paul walker 18 year old jameson witty was arrested for allegedly swiping a piece of the wrecked porsche from a tow truck. the truck was removing the wreckage from the street where the accident happened in santa clarita on saturday. police say witty grabbed the part from the porsche when the tow truck stopped
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at a traffic light. the driver called police. police did recover the part. and a second suspect is expected to turn himself in.
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he changed our world. at a,
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cut event at the white house president barack obama took another moment to acknowledge what the world lost. >>: and world giants won body dignity the courage and hope and soft to bring about justice not only in south africa but i think to inspire millions around the world. >>: and he wasn't the only one to reflect on mandela's death. >>: nelson mandela was a triumphant for justice. >>: just an extraordinary man. a gentle giant. the kind of individual that the words that he spoke were so profoundly challenging to your spirits. >>: he wanted to persuade the people of south africa as a whole that they did not have to be afraid fundamental trade. >>: cnn's twitter tracker show that news of a vandals dug spreading of nearly 1000
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tweet per minute for it as samuel jackson mets never met a better person and then nelson mandela grid others remember the man who meant so much to people by flame-judge lance flowers. the flag was lowered to half staff. i'm andrew spencer reporte threeing.ing. the people of the bay area who have given me and my delegation hopes for it >>james: a pretty incredible they all agree that this was actually from the kron4 news report when nelson mandela visited the
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bay area back in 1993 that it was an oakland more than two decades ago. he was there to make a speech at the packed crowd there at the oakland coliseum. they needed a venue that big and it was still sold out bridge you could see the entire video if you like on our web site grid which posted at kron4 dot com for you. we will take a quick break and as we go let's touch base with erica and the weather center. >>erica: live in the weather center we are keeping an eye on the storm heading our way grid we are dealing with a chilly temperatures and the possibility for showers later on for details on what to expect your 7 day around the bay coming up after the break.
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the cold temperatures are hitting all over the nation
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with below freezing temperatures in a lot of areas. a major winter storm is dumping snow and ice on parts of the plains -- the deep south -- and into the midwest. on the left of your screen you can see the snow falling in illinois. and then on the right in oklahoma. the icy roads making it hard for motorists to get around. some are relieved at florida state after a prosecutor decides not to bring charges against a heisman trophy favorite. the heaviest rain expected to fall overnight. a beautiful shot started off the morning but again, to enjoy a teen-ager's scarf hacked and several players because temperatures are already in the low 20s. 26
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out the door 25 in fairfield. even know what are bay shoreline sam until just above the freezing market we still have that frees warning in effect for much of the bay area print this expires at 9:00 this morning. also even though it will be a little warmer liking and tomorrow we will deal with the possibility for some showers and once the cold front pushes through. another morning parade sunday, we could see temperatures and the teams so i wouldn't be surprised if the national weather service issues a another freeze morning. in terms of your high, expect upper forties to low 50s. vallejo mostly sunny skies 351 degrees with an increasing cloud cover throughout the day. oakland hitting 533-52 in san rafeal it looks like san jose with a high of 51 per it all was clear for now we do have some advance in the clouds. this all associated with a system drinking at some snowfall rights not to the pacific
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northwest. here in the bay area its past know that we will start to see some showers, and print heaviest rain will fall overnight of a looks like most of us will be dry with the exception of possibly the south bay by 6:00 tomorrow here's the 7 day around the bay forecast writ very frigid weather will continue throughout the bay of looks like good news perhaps. temperatures will be on the warmer side by the end of next week. thursday we are back in the '60s for the warmest ties to looks like you're lows only dropping into the forties. we just have to wait and be patient for the better weather to arrive. good news is we don't have any hot spots to deal with. an incident westbound 80 the skylight has been cleared creek so no longer looking at any delays for those of you driving into san francisco. bay bridge toll plaza a nice and easy ride. holding for a very light to ride. most of the traffic coming from the e shore freeway. but no delays with those of you using the
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nimitz freeway approach. no problems on highway 92 or approaching the high rise making their way closer to the 10192 interchange. golden gate bridge is problem free right now. at same completely clear conditions for it and taking it over to the traffic map looking at a drive time from about 12 to 13 minutes coming down from the e shore freeway. westbound 24 correctly problem free in and out of the caldecott tunnel. in national knows prosecutors have decided not to bring charges against a heisman trophy favorite. 19-year-old jameis winston on the number one ranked florida state team is the leader in the race for the trophy.
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but that was in jeopardy when he was accused of rape. a florida state attorney says there wasn't enough evidence against winston.and too many gaps in the accuser's story. now the team is looking forward to their next game. a win on saturday could land them in the b -c -s championship game. in washington this morning, some of the top democrats and republicans in congress are working on a backup plan to make sure the military is covered before year's end. the senate and the house have only one legislative week to work out their differences before the house adjourns december 13th. a pared-back bill would cover a pay raise for troops, buy new ships and aircraft and address sexual assault in the military. it's the last thing you want to see when you log on
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to your social media sites: your password has been compromised. a security firm says some two-million passwords have been compromised, on the net's biggest sites. shannon travis has the details, and how you can protect yourself. the u -s has launched a rocket with a secret payload for the government. the atlas five rocket took off from the vandenberg air force base in california. around 11 p-m thursday. the rocket is about 19- stories tall and is carrying a payload for the national reconnaissance office. which runs the nation's intelligence-gatherine satellites. thursday's launch is the second time an atlas five rocket has lifted off from the west coast this year. a big celebration is expected in washington state today. as they celebrate the one year anniversary of legalizing marijuana.
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60,000 naso users 22,000 tweeters and 8000 linked and accounts. perhaps most disturbing the report that a thousand adp accounts were compromised. paid managers use adp to manage employee paychecks the company notified affected users and reset passwords. facebook to enter yahoo and link then tell cnn the money they've done the same. google would not comment. how can you protect yourself? of state for anti virus software bridge toll click on suspicious links. change your password as they went from simple ones like 123456% in washington on shannon travis.
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hundreds of people will celebrate beneath the space needle in seattle. a party that was given the city's o-k. the free event begins at 4- 20 in a tent set up at seattle center. with any pot smoking out of public view. they'll have plenty of company too. with a holiday lights celebration, ballet performance and a pearl jam concert all happening at the center. coming up on the kron 4 morinng news.
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now time for the kron4 tech report with gabe slate. the morning. a big battle between to attack the giants is shaping up amazon and will go over drone's robots and same-day delivery service. on sunday amazon a big splash in announcing their new drone delivery system. they are working on and now google has told the new york times and they are investing big time in a similar project. for according to the new york times, google is buying its way into a robotic game 3 by seven companies that are now the foundation of its robotics team. these companies include power caster wheels to a company specializing in computer vision. combining these companies are bringing them to silicon valley under one roof they hope to building new generation of a mobile
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dexterous robots bridge heading it is and it rubin. the man who built google grid rubin told the new york times his robotic project is at the heart of one of google long-term big deal moonshot programs for it and that they are putting an a big money on this. this is a big focus of google moving forward. it is unclear right now what these robots will do. some say drawn robotic delivery like amazon is working on grid that could be getting into a factory settings like electronic assembly print perhaps they are looking for butler robotics. such as cleaning the house or assisting with the bay then print as of some other google moon shot a combined hardware and software. google has become a company that handles both building its own software and data centers in writing its own software. they are
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perfectly placed to make this a new robot world a reality bridge take a pioneer a whole new industry. it gave slate kron4 notes >>james: at 427. when we come back,batkid is making his return to san francisco.. we'll tell you what he's up to this time around. and a cat missing for three years is reunited with its owner. we'll tell you what technology helped "dash" the cat return home. and an amber alert is in effect for a teen missing from washington. we'll tell you where authorities believe her abductor is headed.
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starting things off here in the weather center this morning. kron4's mike pelton is live in walnut creek where temperatures are below freezing. it is pretty chilly grid of 29 degrees as you can see on the sign
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behind me bridge we just got out of the truck and these conditions are very similar to what we saw yesterday. 29 degrees. not a lot of land or a lot of frost. a light dusting of frost on some of the cars which should not be a big issue for residents of terror in the east bay but we've seen these cold temperatures cause some inconvenience for people in the east. there was a water main break and martinez. some people have been caught off guard for some of the temperatures. we will speak with some residents to see how they are dealing with the cold weather and see if it's causing them in the issues this week. and what had to the north bay where we continue to follow this cold snap. we have freezing temperatures of and the san rafeal area. let's touch base with kron4's jackie cecil. >>: right at the freezing market for it fluctuates between 32 and 31 degrees and it is called. much the same as we've had for the past couple of days. it's
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absolutely clear know when to speak of the bone chilling cold out here. it's hovering right at the freezing level this morning. you're definitely going to have to get that ice gripper out. a the cable that i used for my camera feels like a toothpick. those like it's going to snap and a half. and so rigid at this point in your starting to see frost collect on some of the grass bridge another day for gloves with a knit caps and scarves out here this morning. layer of because it is cold. >>james: o k jacket. thank you we will let you get back in the van for the < over to erica who continues to track the cold temperatures. >>: my hair oil froze in my own room yesterday for the endowments san francisco which is the warm spot right now. >>erica: we are in the position to shatter some old records. some new lows were already heading for it we
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haven't had the morning lows just dabble with temperatures continuing to drop is really no question that we will actually breaks a record for today. oakland expected to get down to 34 degrees. that will break down some old records i think from five years ago. it hasn't been this golden apple since the 1940's. san jose could set a record to break from 1930's three good news if some of us are actually a few degrees warmer than what we experienced yesterday so oakland or four degrees warmer, three degrees warmer and hayward. echo others are for those in about out santa rosa and out the door and fairfield. we still have that freeze warnings for most of the bay area until 9:00 this morning and then we will prepare for some rain. we could see some showers. we also have a winter weather advisory and the facts. as for your highs for today san rafael 52, 51 and fairfield
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for it to see an increasing cloud cover associate with that system for its fremont a high of 5149 m + intemperate clear skies right now clouds will advance just ahead of the system. right now bringing some snow to the pacific northwest but this exact storm is going to slide into the bay area looks like as we head into the afternoon, could pick up some light rain and the heaviest rain expected for the overnight hours but most of us will be dry and we will see clear conditions by 6:00 saturday morning
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>>james: onto breaking news this morning. the chp has issued a statewide ever alert for a 14 year-old girl believed to have been abducted by a man in kennewick washington. 19 year-old eduardo flores on the ride is suspected of of ducting elizabeth romero on the left on wednesday afternoon. romero is described as a hispanic girl standing 5 ft. 3 in.. tall
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weighing 130 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. she was last seen wearing a white tank top, dark pants and was carrying a backpack and a pink purse. eduardo flores- rosales as a hispanic man standing 5 ft. 9 in. tall waned 200 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. he was last seen driving a early 2000 s rain for the escape. they may be passing through the bay area and a route to mexico. case is changing the way max wade is going to have to wait just a little longer
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to find out how long he will be locked up. his sentencing was delayed yesterday by a marin county judge. wade is convicted of attempted murder and firing a weapon into an occupied vehicle among other charges. a happy reunion for a family in fremont after they were re-connected with their long-lost cat yesterday. the 6-year old orange tabby, known as dash, ran away from home three- and a -half- years ago. a few days after his owners moved from their previous home in san jose. the cat was taken to a shelter this week by a woman who found him living in a neighborhood a few miles away from where he had gone missing. dash was quickly reunited with his family because he was micro- chipped.
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the animal shelter says it is also important for pet owners to register their animal's micro-chips and update those registrations whenever they move. the little superhero who captured the hearts of san francisco and beyond will be making a return trip to the city by the bay! batkid, also known as 5- year old miles scott, is returning to san francisco this weekend for a make-a- wish foundation fundraiser with the police department. it is a 5-k walk-run which starts at aquatic park in the city on saturday. miles will lead the 5-k. he is recovering from leukemia. he caught the worlds attention when make-a-wish and the city of san francisco brought to life his dream to become batman last month. the outlook for hiring is
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for ford is the time as we watch wall street. the outlook for hiring is improving and the economy is growing at its fastest pace in more than a year but stock traders are worried that means the federal reserve is closer to pulling back its stimulus.
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that $85 billion-a-month bond-buying program has been helping to power this year's record-setting run in the stock market. the fear of a fed pullback led to another market decline yesterday. here's a look at the closing numbers. the dow jones industrial average dropped 68 points. the nasdaq composite declined nearly 5 points and the s&p 500 index dropped for the fifth time in a row yesterday, matching its longest losing streak since september. it closed down nearly eight points apple has come up with a way to track where you are located, while you're inside one of its stores. starting today, the company will begin using i-beacon, an app that sends you messages tailored to where you are inside the store.
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one day, commuters might get information on subway delays as they stand on the platform, while museum visitors might get details on the painting they are standing in front of. of course, this raises privacy concerns, although many shoppers have shown a willingness to be tracked for discounts. microsoft says it will beef up security to prevent government snooping. according to the washington post the u -s national security agency was intercepting traffic inside google's and yahoo's private networks. and microsoft fears that the n- s -a may have broken into their global communications as well. microsoft plans to encrypt data flowing through all of its communication, productivity services. google and yahoo have announced that they will also move forward with encryption initiatives.
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a frosty morning. president barack obama is defending the national security agency saying it does a very good job of not engaging in domestic surveillance. that was his response to a recent report that the agency tracks locations of nearly 5 billion cellphone every day overseas including those of americans. the president says he will propose " some
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self restraint " on the agency after a panel of hand-picked advisers reports back this month. he also says the nsa isn't interested in reading people's image and text messages.
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stanley roberts who found some people behaving badly. drivers and bicyclist have to share the road. that is an undisputed fact grid and if you disagree then you might be part of the problem. the city of san francisco is creating more and more dedicated cycling because let's face it, they are needed. the problem s by the drivers are not respecting the bike lanes like this one on eighth street. now normally i've got a show you the problem. except this part time while watching sfpd commander bali who oversees the police division does happen to see me should it and asked me what the problem was. so i showed them.
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>>: we'll get some folks out there to do a little enforcement and education. and within a few minutes, sfpd or on the st. educating >>: you are supposed to enter until right here. about how can you tell the difference? >>: there's a line right there in the street right there. >>: and enforcing the rules of the bike lanes. these dedicated bike lanes are for bicyclist on less want you are about a park but you can cruise the bike lane looking for a spot and only march when there's a break and the bike lanes similar to this. muni buses are not allowed to use the biplanes to keep on schedule. bike lanes are for bikes. this guy gave me a piece of his mind after being caught in the pipeline and receiving a ticket. >>: i teach at the university and i'm serious about it. i don't see you being part of the solution here. i see you conducting
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fell. >>: so there you have it. he was driving illegally and a bike lane and it was my fault. >>: no matter who you want to blame it on the lot is still the law. >>: thank you for bringing this to our attention. >>: and san francisco, stanley roberts, kron 4 news. >>james: temperatures have been dipping into the mid- 20s in the santa cruz mountains overnight the making for a frosty morning. this is video from yesterday. early risers reached for the scrapers to clear frost from car windows before hitting the roads where patches of black ice awaited them. the first real hard frost made for some slippery footing on decks and sidewalks, and threatened citrus and other tender plants. icicles formed at the end of this water pipe, left
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open a crack on purpose, to keep it from freezing. and at patchen's christmas tree farm near the summit, a pipe burst, leaving the driveway under a thin coat of ice. there are growing concerns over california's citrus crops. because of the drastic temperature drop this week. farmers in the san joaquin valley are checking for damage to their citrus crops. as a precaution, citrus growers are running wind machines. and employing other grove- warming techniques as the industry braces for more freezing temperatures. the california farm bureau federation says it may be several weeks before they know the fate of the state's 2 -billion dollar crop. let's get an update with the weather now.
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>>erica: we have very chilly temperatures and a storm that could bring some rain and snow to the bay area beginning late this afternoon. as of right now, we're already in the '20s. about at 23 degrees. the coldest spot to no. of the golden gate bridge but fairfield very chilly at 25 and upper 20s leaving the house and livermore. certainly bundle operate we are seeing quite the temperatures we're at the freezing mark at now got rid of research is starting your day in daly city of san francisco actually still and the four disparate we haven't given pitcher morning lows. temperatures will continue to drop as we approach sunrise. we have the freeze warning in effect until 9:00 this morning but with very cold temperatures on the back end of that cold front that's expected to pass through we are looking at perhaps another freeze morning as we went up sunday morning. in terms of your afternoon highs today.
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oakland 53 we will see an increase in call cover throughout the afternoon. pleasanton only getting in high of 59. we are seeing clear skies waking up to that right now but again, clouds will increase all in advance of a system bringing snow to the pacific northwest to we could see some rain and yes even some snow and the bay area. was to get over to futurecast 4. by lunchtime, just filtering of clouds. as we had to late afternoon, your evening ride home expect some light rain with slick conditions possibly through the looks like the heaviest rain will fall during overnight hours. lee that will not affect too many of us. your 7 day around the bay forecast shows we will hold onto very frigid conditions for the next several days. into next week wednesday and thursday temperatures finally back into the 60s for your afternoon highs and morning to well be too cold for the 44 just about everyone. as for friday-traffic. no wait
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are backups at the pay gates. san mateo bridge moving well in both directions of highway 92 grid that drive time holding steady for about 12 minutes no delays and no problems north bound 101 eye of the coyote valley and public transit is doing just fine. no reports for delays of ac transit, bart for a strain number one. >>james: a cupertino couple has been indicted in a stolen luxury car scheme. 58 year-oldsunday's niners- seahawks--yujen chen and his wife, 56 year-old maria chen of face 24 felony charges including wire fraud money
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laundering and identity theft and the alleged fraud totaling $3.3 million. federal prosecutors said the couple used their auto business to recruit friends and others to lease porsche, mercedes benz, body and the envy that judge bmw--audi, and bmq w cars that were shipped abroad. prosecutors said the couple promised so strong lessees they would take over the leases but they never made payments. the couple were released to home confinement
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flags around the world are at half staff in tribute to a man called many called a " giant for justice. " nelson mandela, the former south african president and nobel peace laureate died yesterday at his home in johannesburg at the age of 95. this is video of his supporters outside his home. south africans drink the flags and images of mandela gathered on the streets to sing and dance. mandela's body is not a military hospital an in pretoria, head of a state funeral in little more than a week from now. sunday's 09 seahawks--
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niners-seahawks, matchup features two of the top young quarterbacks in the nfl russell wilson versus colin kaepernick. kaepernick with 22 starts since taking over for alex smith last year.15 wins and 7 losses. a solid career passer rating of 92.7. this year may have taken a little step back.but with wide receiver michael crabtree back that could change quickly. wilson meanwhile has taken off in his sophomore season. in fact if it weren't for peyton manning you're probably looking at the nfl's most valuable player this year. the raiders are back east sunday with a winnable game against the 5-and-7 new york jets. the cold weather shouldn't faze rookie quarterback matt mcgloin - he grew up in scranton pennsylvania and played his college ball at penn state. he'll be facing a pretty
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battered jets team.losers of three straight.none of those games even close.
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the holiday season is in full swing. and people across the bay area are decorating their homes with lights and displays. these are some photos viewers have sent us. we encourage you to share your holiday lights photos with us on facebook. or you can email us at breaking news at kron-4 dot com. we'd love to share them on
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>>mark: >>darya: our top story on this friday december 6th. freezing temperatures continue to hit the bay area. we are tracking the cold weather all morning. starting things off here in the weather center this morning. >>erica: keep the mind is aren't even the morning lows. for some of the year and freezing. in some spots are warmer than yesterday's like as we can't complain. that freeze morning as an effect until 9:00 this morning and we have a winter weather advisory above 2,500 ft.. we could see some slow and parts of the east bay
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hills with storm approaching for the diablo range. if would be surprised if you see a light dusting of of mount hamilton and the santa cruz mountains as well. we do have rain and the forecast later on this afternoon as we head into tomorrow morning. albrecht found that portion of your forecast of future passed for and about 15 minutes. >>darya: as our team coverage continues. the inland areas are the coldest. kron4's mike pelton is live in walnut creek. we have a jackie yoli and now it's your turn. how does it feel mike? for >>: i can confirm it is cold. when you see your breath you know it's chile. the sign by hymie reading 29 degrees. similar conditions for what i saw yesterday in livermore grid not a lot of wind and not a lot of frost grid should be too much of an issue for people in walnut creek of this morning we have seen temperatures cause a bit of an issue throughout the east bay so
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far this week read last night it was a water main break right now it's a power outage and venetian affecting about 3600 people. despite a few problems some people this week told me that actually welcomed the cold temperatures because it signals to them of the holidays are here. we will check with some of the fine folks out here at walnut creek to see how they're handling the cold and to see if the cause them any issues this week. this looks like a suit " but i can tell you this is a pretty warm jackets. >>darya: you need eight ski cold type and jacket. that's an overcoat you have on. three days he asked the shop for. >>: if you to bring a scarf go ahead. cold temperatures and the
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north bay as well. kron4's jackets as slow as a lot of there. >>: p.s. hurry and i don't have on a puffy jacket for it at some point style have to take over at this point. it is cold out there. it's 32. it's right at the freezing level. a little warmer than it yesterday. we were down to the high 20s. right now we've been hovering right at the freezing mark bridge much the same conditions for the past couple of days which are absolutely clear. no wind but a bone chilling cold. we are seeing a frost to collect around the north bay here. in fact, i have to take my credit card this morning to scrape off my window at 3:00 this morning it's still going to get colder as you wake up 3 you need your ice scraper credit card or a cup of cold water to clean off your windshield. it is cold out here grid you have to throw on that extra layer. things
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are going to get even tougher around here because with the cold and rain, we are talking of los no levels around the bay area and went to roadways. >>james: black eyes could be a widespread concern also. >>james:--black ice. and many of you have been sending us your cold weather pictures. -a little boy looking shocked at how low the temperatures is. -dog dressed in jacket to stay warm. everybody has to stay warm rights for is -an outdoor thermometer showing low temperature. -baby in bear hat all bundled up. -little girl with ear muffs dressed in winter gear for school. -car temperature gag showing 27 degrees.
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-farm frosted over. -cute kids all bundled up. we want to see what it looks like in your community. send us your photos to breaking news at kron four -dot-com. and keep it tuned here to kron four for all the latest on the freezing temperatures. we will be providing updates on our website, as well as facebook and twitter. another way to get the latest information is with our mobile apps. download the mobile app today. an amber alert issued in washington state has now extended to california. was not check in with the weather. >>erica: right now no reports of a black ice. but enough to be very easy commute out there. although it's probably hard to get out of your bed it won't be hard to make your way across
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the bay bridge toll plaza because it's very light conditions with no incidents to report. like conditions around the entire bay area. we'll be back with a drive times in about 10 minutes. >>darya:police are looking for a 19-year-old man suspected of kidnapping a 14-year-old girl. kron 4's philippe djegal has more on where police believe the two are headed. the president of san jose state university has announced that a former judge will conduct an independent review of alleged harassment of an african -american student. those claims of harassment sparked an outrage on campus and throughout the bay area last month.
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university president mohammad qayoumi named retired judge ladoris h. cor-dell to lead a task force. it will determine what existing rules were broken and recommend changes for ensuring future student safety. the task force was appointed amid allegations that four white freshmen subjected their black roommate to racial slurs, other torments and even injuries. there are new details about the human ashes found on a roadside in san francisco.
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police are stepping up patrols and searching for a man they say is committing burglaries and hercules neighborhood print has kron4 scott rates reports members are hoping police can get the suspect before he strikes again. >>: this man who didn't want us to use his name is concerned about what's happening right here in his own neighborhood. >>: it's kind of scary because we all have any problems whatsoever but lately it's been anything but quiet. the problems police say it's been at least a burglaries' between
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november 7th and november 30th. and to make matters worse, investigators will leave of the burglaries here are being committed by the same iodide. >>: he is forcing entry with some sort of pride tool that defeat the locking mechanism taking of mostly small things like the jury a small electronics and cash. a family came home at about a 30 at night. this was the last case on the 30th grid all of the lights and the house were on and when that gentleman left his family and went to check some house he noticed ransacking and hurt somebody in the back of the house and retreated to call the police and saw the suspect going over the fence down the street for it. police want to remind members to do the simple things. keep your alarm sent, keep your doors locked and most unfortunate if you come home and noticed the body may be in your house, don't go and. if you are just put yourself and more danger for it immediately pick up the phone call the police and
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let them handle with three reporting in oakland, scott rates kron 4 news. >>erica: another frigid morning around the bay area. temperatures are ready and the low 20s. i would say just how cold it is leaving your house on the kron4 morning news returns. ♪
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i 15 on the clock as we continue to follow the weather around the bay. we have temperatures dipping in the mid-20s and the santa cruz mountains overnight and that made for a frosty overnight. a lot of people have to reach for their scraper to clear frost of this morning before hitting the road. and black eyes also was waiting for people. and for the citrus crop. industry. biting their fine and fingernails. it's a worry. we have a lot of that
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happening. water pipes burst. folks are dealing with that as well which we typical it down to deal with but that's become a reality and at the patchen's christmas tree farm a pipe burst leaving a driver under a thin coat of ice. we've been lucky i think the past couple of days in not having much of wind. what about today. >>erica: still very, wins. clear skies. the very still and crisp air we are dealing with. a beautiful shot from our roof kerman bridge we're looking at the san francisco skyline but in other frigid starch. 23 of the door and
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santa rosa. at mid 20s along the delta and the freezing mark leaving your house and sunnyvale. but took a look at your temperatures throughout the bay area. low 20s for places like no bottle. mid '30's and san mateo. upper 30s leaving the house and daly city. san francisco as a mild compared to everyone else. your waking up in the forties. we haven't even hit the morning lows yet. by sunrise we could lose another three to five degrees. the freeze morning is still in effect until 9:00 this morning so keep that in mind. a winter advisory above 2,500 ft. which is in store for us. we could see some snow also tomorrow morning. that is something we will continue to my answer for it as we head into the afternoon, it was far out sunday with an increase in the cloud cover and perhaps showers as you
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head back home from work. afternoon highs a look-alike of this. low 50s for those of you and the south bay and looks like pleasanton will stay in the upper forties. here's the rain we've been talking about. this cold front dropping down from the pacific northwest. by lunch time just to let with the clout filtering end. take a look at the light rain that moves into and out of the bay area by the time you hit that evening ride home. looks like heavier rain is expected for the overnight hours. hopefully that won't affect too many of us. i would be surprised with the very frigid temperatures embassy snow and the higher elevations and perhaps black eyes as we break up on saturday morning. here's 7 day air from the bay forecast shows temperatures will continue to be on the cool side. would be surprised if the national weather service will issue another freeze warnings for sunday. it is going to be called for is the good news is temperatures will slightly drop above friday
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and saturday and i think will be back into the 60s for your afternoon highs. as for traffic looks like some debris right now bridge the nimitz freeway southbound 880 ride around eighth street is the only thing to the chp is currently following bridge at the bay bridge toll plaza we are all holding steady. no weight at the pay gates for the last two hours. mitterand lights are still of rich we really shouldn't encountered anything as we work our way through san francisco. san mateo bridge traffic is building. those taillights heading closer to the high rise. no problems back at the toll plaza itself. with no delays at the 10192 interchange. the golden gate bridge traffic is moving freely there and as we take a look at the traffic maps north bound 101 out of the coyote valley interstate 280 a great ride into and out of downtown san jose. no problems in the north bay with green on the road less sensors. drive times 25
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minutes out of the bottle into the city. the this morning the world is mourning the death of former south african president nelson mandela and celebrating his incredible life of a mish immolation it has the latest period that you can already see the signs that this is the first day in 95 ers the world will wake up without nelson mandela. the man whose life began in a tiny village and ended with the world and morning. >>: we will not likely see the likes of nelson mandela again. it falls to us as best we can to forward the example that he said. >>: mandela spent decades fighting apartheid in south africa. 27 of those years were spill and present. he was 71 years old when he was released in 1990. >>: how does anyone even
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start to fathom 27 years in jail. >>: he is the symbol of freedom to me. >>: the words of tribute for the first black south african president come from all corners of the world. as do the moment of silent silent. the united nations cause to remember the nobel peace prize winner and it laurel grows out of the south african embassy in washington. there will be to an official days of mourning for nelson mandela the man who said that when he turned 90 he lived without regrets. >>: i place myself. >>: bay area, let us welcome nelson mandela.
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(cheering) it is to the people of oakland. the people of the bay area will have a given me and my delegation faith and hope to continue the struggle. >>james: that was an amazing moment in bay area history. a visit from nelson mandela himself from a kron4 report we filed during his visit to the bay area back in 1990 and oakland of more than two decades ago. he was here to make a speech to a packed crowd at the oakland coliseum. that is the size of venue of they needed to accommodate his magnitude >>darya: we will be back with more in a couple of minutes. another cold day around the bay area. we have our cameras up on various locations throughout the bay to give you a look
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>> welcome back. athe i'll look for hiring is improving and the economy is growing at its fastest pace in more than a year but stock traders are worried that means of the federal reserve is closer to pulling back their stimulus. shot dead $85 billion a month bond my program has been helping to power this year's record-setting is. the fear of a said the pullback led to another market declined yesterday. >> if here is a looked at the closing numbers. the dow jones industrial average dropped 68 points. the nasdaq decline nearly 5 points. the s&p 500 index dropped for the fifth time in a row yesterday, matching its long this losing streak
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since september. it closed down nearly 8 points. >> the time is 5:27 a.m.. coming up on the kron 4 news. we have got temperatures below freezing around the bay area this morning. we also have a live report from livermore. >> we also have new details about the human remains that [ whistlinwind [ whistling wi ] don't worr santa will finus. ♪ [ female announcer ]his christmas, light santa'say
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>> welcome back. the time is 5:30 a.m.. take a look at the temperatures out in concord. >> the temperatures are warmer than yester day. it is a little colder for the north bay. santa rosa is at 24 degrees. today is the day for you to dress in layers. we're talking upper '30's. it is very frigid and a
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clear start to the morning. satellite and radar shows as storm is approaching but right now we're just seeing light snow. of the system is want to slide through and what snow levels of dropping all the cold air i would not be surprised if we see a light dusting here is a look at your headlines. 20's and '30's, rain began as the late afternoon and will last until tomorrow morning. i will talk about the impact is in just a moment. >> the traffic around the bay we are not mountain any hot spots although the ride is starting to slow down the the bay bridge. we're starting to see cars lined up at the payday and it looks like they're good to go. light conditions from the bay but i would not be surprised if we see a black ice for the third morning in a row. i will talk more about the commute coming up.
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>> we are continuing our coverage of the cold weather. it is now yoli is turned to be a little more. >> how would you rate livermore? >> what did you say? >> how was it the one in livermore? >> i would not say that it is hotter i would say that it is less cold because now we're at 26 degrees and yesterday when i was out in walnut creek, it was 22 degrees. this is day three of this code freeze. i do not know of people have adopted used to it, i sure have not. i have just been preparing myself every day. i have on the long johns, the term limits, the scars, the had, and the glove
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sprea. s i am able to look tolerated. >> there were more children grosso bundling up. another thing the chicken at yoli, you should be back here-- >> and jackie is always concerned about style. >> i know that jackie was not go but i will do the breath test bread >> clearly. as soon as we cannot see your breath and then we know that it has more on the. maligned the time is 5:33 a.m.. if the highway patrol has issued a
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statewide amber alert for 14 at year-old girl who is believed to have been taken by a man in kennewick, washington. 19 year-old e duardo flores on the ride is suspected of taking elizabeth romero on the left on wednesday afternoon. he is described-that she is described as a hispanic girl standing 5 ft. 3 in. tall, weighing at 130 lbs. with brown hair and brown eyes. she was less than wearing a white tank top, dark pants and was carrying a backpack and a peak per script he is a hispanic man standing 5 ft. 9 in. tall, weighing 200 lbs. with black hair and brown eyes. he was last seen driving a early 2000's green afford escape. they may be passing through the bay
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area in route to mexico. >> at the san time police of looking for that washington state girl, a walnut creek case is still changing the way the amber alert will be issued in the state of california. kron4 dan ker man and has more on the policy shift. >> in june 2005, rose as of 5 year-old jineva driscoll fear the issue was in danger, after the received a letter from the mother sang that she intended to kill her. the dollar and herself. what a creep police officer christina harbison,
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requested that the chp issue and amber alert. >> alameda county and district attorney nancy o'malley says that mary driscoll did kill her door and then herself, their bodies were discovered the next day. >> a couple of years ago when harbison came to work at the alameda county d.a.'s office, o'malley joined the fight, in september of this share, the state legislator chase a lot. maligned the lot and i will put the focus on the child as opposed to a person who took the job. this change will take effect january 1st. >> dan kerman, kron 4 news. >> there are new details about the human ashes the roof, a roadside way in san
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francisco. the ashes of a door faint cosmos who died more than two years ago were found wednesday. the box of matches was on a highway, 101 freeway entrance as all the van ness ave. the family says that it is possible that the ashes fell of the truck door resembles. >> we want to do everything that we can to a put her ashes were they actually prolong. >> door saying cosmos was a san francisco nativerothy cosmon francisco native and died at the age of 94. she owned and operated the snack bar of ferry boat trips to and from san francisco in the 1970's. her ashes have been given back to her family members and now they are working on a final and a proper goodbye. >> this just into the kron4
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morning nil news. u.s. unemployment rate fell to a five-year low of 7 percent as employers added 203,000 jobs. at for the straight months of solid hiring cut the u.s. unemployment rate. the labor department also revised october's and gained to 200,000. the job gains helped lower the unemployment rate from 7.3% in october. the strengthening job market is likely to fuel speculation that the federal reserve may start to scale back. the economy has not generate an average of two and a 4000 jobs from august through november. that is up from 159,000 a month from april through july. 159,000 a month from april through[ female announcer ] we give you relf from your cold symptoms you give them the giggle tylenol cold® helps relie
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reports with gabe slate. >> according to new york times, google is buying their way into - seven companies for their robotic team. these companies include company's best specialize in computer vision. when they combine these and bring them to silicon valley under one roof they hope to build a new generation of mobile. the men who built that android software. rubin told the the new york times said this project is at the heart of their long term, big deal molds. they are putting big money on this. this is a big focus for the move before. it is unclear exactly what these robots will do some say they will do drone and deliveries just like amazon. they may also look into
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getting into a factory settings. perhaps, they are working on butler type robots to help with the more repetitive task. >> as of some of heard shots, the company will combine their hardware and software. they have become a company that handles both because they built their servers and data centers. they are perfectly placed to make is robot world a reality. bake a pioneering whole new industry. >> gabe slate, kron 4 news. >> still ahead on the kron4 morning news. a showdown at candlestick this weekend. as a pair of young quarterbacks face-off and the 49ers' fight for their playoff. >> the bat kid is headed back to the bay. why mild
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>> welcome back. the time
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is 5:46 a.m.. we want to remind you that this is causing problems. there are growing concerns over california's citrus crops because of this drastic temperature drop. farmers in san angelo when ballet are checking for damage to their citrus crops. as a precaution, citrus growers are running wind machines and employing other growth warm and techniques. the industry braces for more freezing temperatures spread the california farmer mirror federation says, that it may be several weeks before they know the fate of of the state's $2 billion crop. >> we will add rain and snow to the mix in the temperatures may be closer. we have a another cold front that is headed our way. this one will bring rain to the bay area. it is gonna be a
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60 to 80% chance. the first raindrops are scheduled to drop this afternoon. we are still in the 20's in about tow. we are actually seen good temperatures and almost a 20 degree difference across the bay. we are no longer in the low 20s. i upper '30's for daly city. san francisco still mob of 41 degrees. we still have the freeze warnings and affect the most of us are impacted. several locations are already in the '20s and san francisco was not impacted by this. we have it winter weather advisories in affect. this is for the east bay hills. >> this is something that we will have to wait for but
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here is a look at the afternoon highs. those calls will start to fill land as we have a cold front approaches. oakland will have a high of 53 degrees. fairfield will have a high 51. futurecast 4 shows of the storm approaching dropping down and it really is just plows as with his lunch time. the evening ride home by 6:00 p.m. it will be light rain for most of the bay area. the heavier rain will come overnight. the that when i hit most of us. by that time most of us should be sleeping. most of the rain should be out of here by saturday. with the wet conditions and the cold air lingering i would not be surprised if we see widespread black ice form. we're also tracking a storm and we may see over a foot of snow dumped in places like columbus, ohio, was
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more sorrst. louis, missouri. >> your 7 day around the bay is highlighting that we will continue when very frigid conditions but sunshine in the afternoon. the good news is that if you let mild weather, we have a billboard for your wednesday through thursday. >> the time is 5:50 a.m.. maligned we have slick roads outside and because of the chp is out and caltran is out there standing on the road. this has been get a lot of attention and we're turning our attention to san jose, northbound 101. right now, we're in good shape and we're not seen of lot of accidents. right now, we're
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looking good in the soft on traffic is also in great shape. the bay bridge toll plaza is not in good shape and they're back up. the mean lights last check was not commetering lights, lasted checked were not known. >> your eastbound traffic is moving well and the golden gate bridge is in good shape. >> sunday is a 49ers and- seahawks a matchup features to of a top young quarterbacks in the nfl. russ low blows and vs collell wilson vs collin kaepernick. kaepernick with
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22 starts since taking over for alex smith last year 15 wins and seven losses. this year may have taken it a step back, but with wide receiver michael crabtree back that could change quickly. will send meanwhile has taken off in his second seas bread wilson is an eye-popping 23-07 as a starter. passer rating over 100. the 49ers are born to try to hold onto a wild card playoff spot, and save face against a seahawk team that embarrassed the 49ers' in the second game of the season. >> the oakland raiders are back east sunday with a one winnable game against the five and seven new york jets. the cold weather should not face of the
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rookie quarterback matt mcgloin. he grew up in scranton, pennsylvania and played his college ball at penn state. he will be facing a pretty battered the jets team losers of three straight, none of those games were even close. the raiders will have a golden opportunity to pick up their fifth win of the season. >> brian wilson and his beard will be back in loss angeles for a least another season after he signed a one-year, $10 million deal to return to the dodgers. wilson returned from a second and tommy john surgery to post a 0.66 era in 18 games as a set of man. >> the little super hero who captured the hearts of san francisco and beyond will be making a return trip to the city by the bay. batkid
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also known as 5 year-old miles scott is returning to san francisco this weekend for a make a wish foundation fund-raiser. he is recovering from leukemia. he called the world's attention when make-a-wish and the city of san francisco brought alive his dream to become batman last month. >> the holiday season is in full swing. people across the bay are decorating their homes. these are some of the pictures that you have sent us. we encourage you to share your holiday lights with us on facebook or you can e-mail them to us at breaking news@kron4.com will love to see them. >> we're also getting you in the holiday spirit with another crime low " special, amazing holiday lights. this will be a one-hour show that
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will take you live all around the bay to bring you some of the spectacular light displays. kron4 is amazing holiday lights, next friday night's december 13th at 9:00 p.m.. [son] all right,she has no idea.
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>> coming up on the kron4 morning news. at 6:00 a.m. we are live in the east bay
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is that where you also got the idea for that clock bracelet you always wear? my watch? no...these were invented a long time ago. like in the 80's? >> our top story on this friday december 6th. freezing temperatures continue to hit the bay area. we are tracking the cold weather all morning. >> starting things off here in the weather center this morning.